Philadelphia 85, San Antonio 90

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, January 21, 2013 7:00 PM
Location - Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Officials - #74 Curtis Blair, #24 Mike Callahan, #31 Scott Wall
Attendance - 15346

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
San Antonio 25 24 22 19 90
Philadelphia 17 18 29 21 85

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
San Antonio 33-11 18-2 15-9 W5
Philadelphia 17-24 11-10 6-14 L1

Recap

Spurs 90, 76ers 85: Tim Duncan collected 24 points and 17 rebounds and Tony Parker added 20 points and eight assists as visiting San Antonio picked up its fifth straight win.

Kawhi Leonard scored 16 points and Tiago Splitter chipped in 10 and 12 rebounds for the Spurs, who have won three straight on the road after dropping seven of their previous nine.

Evan Turner recorded 18 points 12 rebounds and seven assists, Spencer Hawes scored 16 and Jrue Holiday added 15 as Philadelphia failed to secure back-to-back victories.

The Spurs held a 49-35 edge at the half and were still up 71-59 before Turner scored five quick points in the final minute of the quarter to send it to the final period 71-64. The 76ers held that momentum through the stoppage and began the fourth with a 16-4 burst that put them up 82-75 with under four minutes to play.

Duncan stopped the bleeding with a jumper and Leonard scored five straight points, knotting it at 82-82 on a 3-pointer with 2:25 remaining. Duncan’s baseline jumper gave San Antonio back the lead and Parker scored five points in the final 1:02 to close it out.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The 76ers were without G Jason Richardson (knee) and C Kwame Brown (sinus infection). … Philadelphia has not won back-to-back games since a three-game winning streak from Nov. 25-30. … The Spurs, who own the best home record in the NBA at 18-2, improved to 15-9 on the road.

Top Game Performances

San Antonio   Philadelphia
Tim Duncan 24 Scoring Evan Turner 18
Tony Parker 8 Assists Jrue Holiday 8
Tim Duncan 17 Rebounds Evan Turner 12
Tim Duncan 4 Free Throws Made Nick Young 3
Tim Duncan 2 Steals Jrue Holiday 4
Tim Duncan 1 Blocks Spencer Hawes 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
San Antonio 90 42.0 3-18 19-26 22 47 3 8 14
Philadelphia 85 44.0 4-14 7-11 25 42 6 6 16

Upcoming Games

  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Milwaukee. The 76ers have a W/L % of .389 after a win and .435 after a loss.
  • San Antonio will play their next game at home against New Orleans. The Spurs have a W/L % of .727 after a win and .818 after a loss.